Raleigh, NC (April 5, 2021) – Around 5:30 p.m. on the evening of Sunday, April 4, a multi-vehicle collision occurred on a highway in Raleigh.
According to the Raleigh Police Department, the accident happened in the eastbound lanes of I-40 around the area of mile marker 299. Multiple vehicles collided in the area due to unknown reasons, which led to extensive damages.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other local responders were present at the scene. One or more victims, who have not yet been identified, were taken to the hospital for treatment.
The roadway was blocked in the area of the accident for some time.
No further details have been released. The investigation continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in North Carolina
Car accidents happen every day in the state of North Carolina due to the reckless acts of others. Hundreds of thousands of victims are injured in these accidents each year throughout the state. In just one year’s time, in fact, it is estimated that approximately 119,000 people are injured in these accidents due to reckless reasons. Some of the most common causes of car accidents include distracted driving, intoxication, speeding, and more. If you have been injured in a collision that is not your fault, it is important that you seek the dedicated help of a legal advocate.
Nobody is ever fully prepared to face the aftermath of a North Carolina car accident on their own. However, this is the reality that many individuals face each year throughout the state. Some of the most life-altering injuries that result from these accidents include spinal cord injuries, TBIs, fractures, organ damage, and more. If you have suffered from any of these injuries and wonder where you can turn, you should have the dedicated help of a North Carolina personal injury attorney on your side.
Our compassionate accident attorneys at Ricci Law Firm, PA have dedicated our lives to helping those injured in car accidents over the years. We understand how overwhelming a collision can be on physical, emotional, and financial levels. You have many rights under North Carolina law and should never have to stand alone after an accident. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in North Carolina at (252) 777-2222 for more information on how we can help you in your time of need.
Notes: Our team of writers uses a variety of outside and secondary sources to create these posts. These sources include news stories, police incident reports, social media platforms, state police news bulletins, as well as eyewitness accounts that report about the injuries related to accidents throughout North Carolina. For that reason, the details about this accident have not been independently confirmed or verified. If you identify any information that is not correct, please notify us as soon as possible so that we can correct the post to reflect the most accurate information available. If for any reason you would like the post to be removed, please let us know and we will remove the post as soon as possible.
Disclaimers: We have worked hard to become highly regarded members of the North Carolina business community. Ricci Law Firm, P.A. wants to create awareness about the dangers associated with driving and hope that our fellow North Carolinians will take all the steps necessary to avoid being involved in a serious wreck. This news post is not intended to be a solicitation for business. The information provided in this post is not intended to be legal or medical advice. The pictures used in this post are not taken at the accident scene.